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Name: Fay
Hometown: Jakarta, Indonesia
Location: Jakarta, Indonesia
Website: www.topcashback.com/ref/hight…
Join Date: December 12, 2013
Contributions: hightide has written about 121 places, shared 1,038 photos, left 1,127 comments, and smiled 2,296 times.
Interested in: meeting new people, meeting other people to travel with, showing people around my hometown, sharing travel tips and blogs, just browsing!
Travel Plans
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Mar 8, 2017 – Mar 12, 2017
Would like to do a Mekong Delta River cruise.
Auckland, New Zealand
Apr 25, 2017 – Apr 30, 2017
Auckland followed by Queenstown.
Queenstown, New Zealand
Apr 30, 2017 – May 2, 2017
» see all 18 future travel and dream destinations
Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English, Indonesian, Chinese
Interests
Most Memorable Travel Experience
1989: Sydney - A free Darling Harbour cruise as I was still under the age required to buy a ticket. After the cruise ended, I wanted to ride again!

1996: Phuket - A ride on a shaky wooden boat towards James Bond Island. During the boat ride, I was entertained by the sight of several swimming water serpents.

2010: Halong Bay - First time kayaking

2014: Venice - Gondola ride

2016: Niagara Falls, Canada - Maid of the Mist boat ride
Profile
Every time I book hotels, flights and shop, I always check for sites offering cash back. On average, for every hotel booking, I get a kickback of 5%, every international flight yields $3 and 1-10% cash back for online shopping. I'm a member of several cash back websites with Topcashback and Shopback being my favourites. Probably won't make you rich but you can easily recoup several hundreds of dollars if you spend several thousands on travel related expenses alone. Currently, Shopback gives a marginally higher % cash back (6%) for booking.com and agoda.com (6%) whereas Topcashback is awarding 5% for bookings through the aforementioned sites. Topcashback and Shopback operate in several countries. If interested, please check out: https://www.topcashback.com/ref/hightidegyojin
tj1777 says:
thanks for the congrats Fay
Posted on: Jan 21, 2017
jendara says:
You are welcome my friend:)
Have a great week!!!
Posted on: Jan 20, 2017
simsing says:
Thanks for the comments, Fay!
Have a nice weekend!
Posted on: Jan 20, 2017
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hightide's Travel Blogs

May 28, 1998 – Dec 15, 2016
I miss my best friend very much. In Dec 1998, I finally got to meet her in Kuala Lumpur. …
Overview 3,019 words 125 74 290
This blog was featured on Saturday November 5th, 2016
Dec 25, 1993 – Oct 04, 2016
When long time friends from abroad come over, I dedicate as much time as I can accompanying them. Sometimes, I feel like a tour…
Overview 2,128 words 126 75 334
This blog was featured on Friday September 9th, 2016
CHINA Trips 1997-2016
Mar 21, 2007 – Jun 08, 2016
Over the past 2 decades, China has undergone tremendous changes, particularly in infrastructure.
Overview 684 words 30 5 32
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hightide's Travel Reviews

Cheap "Hotels & Accommodations" in Singapore, Singapore
On 15th of December, 2016, I booked a Deluxe Double Room for one night on same day check-in. Upo…
This review was featured on Thursday January 19th, 2017
Very cheap "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
According to my Bestie who has lived in Kuala Lumpur for over a decade, "Little Fat Duck" serves…
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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